SERECOUTCHA. Serecoutcha, a village mentioned to Henri Joutel by the Ebahamos in 1687, was said to be north or northwest of the Colorado River. In 1723 Andrés G. Barcia Carballido y Zúñiga identified the name with the Semonan Indians.
Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959). Henri Joutel, Joutel's Journal of La Salle's Last Voyage (London: Lintot, 1719; rpt., New York: Franklin, 1968).
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Margery H. Krieger, "SERECOUTCHA," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/bps12), accessed April 20, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.